Why do people get started in Real Estate? 

Real estate agents come from all different backgrounds and ages. The average age of new real estate agents is near 50. Often, older people choose real estate as a way to ease into retirement or to supplement their retirement income. Younger people tend to get started in real estate they are following in their family’s …

Getting a job in Real Estate

Getting a job in Real Estate. I have been speaking at a lot of Real Estate Career’s Nights recently, the latest at Barry Plant Narre Warren, where I was fortunate enough to meet with a lot of people that were wanting to get a job in real estate.   LinkLearn offers to help every student …

Feedback on New NSW Licensing Reforms

As mentioned previously, the NSW Government announced some of the biggest ever reforms to Real Estate Licensing, that directly affect everyone working in Real Estate in NSW. This paper identifies a range of reforms that the Government intends to introduce into Parliament in early 2017. LinkLearn is already prepared and ready for these changes.   …

New NSW Licensing Reforms

Over the weekend the NSW Government announced some of the biggest ever reforms to Real Estate Licensing, that directly affects everyone working in Real Estate in NSW. This paper identifies a range of reforms that the Government intends to introduce into Parliament in early 2017. LinkLearn is already prepared and ready for these changes. Some …

What a time to get started in Real Estate

What a time to get started in Real Estate… Real estate has overtaken the mining sector, becoming Australia’s most profitable industry. We have real estate sales people throughout the country making millions of dollars. We have property managers making $150000/year (I’ve even seen a head of a property management department on $300000/year). Real Estate is definitely the …

11 Tips for getting started in Real Estate

Getting started in real estate is HARD! But these 11 Tips will hopefully make it a little easier for you. 1 – Tell the world – The most important tip is you should post on Facebook / Insta / LinkedIn letting people know about your new career. Make sure you use the hashtag #LinkLearnMade, so we can …

Claiming Your Self Education Expenses

Great news for LinkLearn students! If you’ve invested in your education with a LinkLearn Real Estate course, you can claim back education amounts that you have spent in the financial year. The Australian Governments offers tax deductions on approved self education expenses, which means you may be eligible to claim with your Real Estate course …

What’s All the Hype About Personal Branding?

Don’t make the same Personal Branding mistakes as many other agents In my 16 years selling real estate and working with a real agents and real clients in the competitive listing arena of suburban lounge-rooms, I heard and read a lot of content about how “personal branding” could mean the difference between winning and losing the …